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Entomoscelis adonidis

Entomoscelis adonidis

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Cladus: Phytophaga
Superfamilia: Chrysomeloidea

Familia: Chrysomelidae
Subfamilia: Chrysomelinae
Tribus: Chrysomelini
Subtribus: Entomoscelina
Genus: Entomoscelis
Species: Entomoscelis adonidis
Subspecies: E. a. adonidis – E. a. caucasica – E. a. goliath

Entomoscelis adonidis (Pallas, 1771)

Type locality: Russia. ("... ad Wolgam" [at the Volga]).

Type(s): lost?

Chrysomela adonidis Pallas, 1771: 463 (original combination)
Chrysomela trilineata Fabricius, 1777: 219
Type locality: "Habitat in Austria Dr. Schulz".
Lectotype: ZMUK. ♂. [designated by Kippenberg in Kippenberg & Mikhailov, 2020: 262]
Phaedon adonidis: Kirby, 1837: 214
Entomoscelis adonidis: Redtenbacher, 1848: 552
Entomoscelis adonidis var. varentzowi Jacobson, 1896a: 546 [infrasubspecific name] [syn. Mikhailov, 2019: 286]
Entomoscelis adonidis var. spuria Jacobson, 1896b: 108 [infrasubspecific name]
Entomoscelis americana Brown, 1942: 172 [syn. Kippenberg & Mikhailov, 2020: 260]
Type locality: Canada (Saskatchewan Province).
Type(s): CNC.

Primary references

Brown, W.J. 1942. The American species of Entomoscelis and Hippuriphila (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae). The Canadian Entomologist 74(9): 172–176. DOI: 10.4039/Ent74172-9 Paywall.
Fabricius, J.C. 1777. Genera insectorum eorumque characteres naturales secundum numerum, figuram, situm et proportionem omnium partium oris adiecta mantissa specierum nuper detectarum. Mich. Friedr. Bartschii, Chilonii. 310 pp. BHL. Reference page.
Jacobson, G.G. 1896. Chrysomelidae palaearcticae novae vel parum cognitae. II. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 29: 529–558. BHL.
Jacobson, G.G. 1896. Materialia ad cognitionem faunae Chrysomelidarum Provinciae Saratowensis. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 30 [1895–1896]: 103–121. BHL.
Kippenberg, H. & Mikhailov, Yu.E. 2020. Contribution to the knowledge of Entomoscelis adonidis (Pallas, 1771) and allied species (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Chrysomelinae). Koleopterologische Rundschau 90: 257–290. PDF. Reference page.
Kirby, W. 1837. The insects. In: Richardson J. (Ed.), Fauna boreali-Americana; or the zoology of the northern parts of British America: containing descriptions of the objects of natural history collected on the late northern land expeditions, under command of Captain Sir John Franklin, RN. Part 4. J. Fletcher, Norwich; 325 + [2] pp., 8 pls. BHL Reference page.
Mikhailov, Yu.E. 2019. Review of leaf beetles from the genus Entomoscelis (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. Zootaxa 4619(2): 285–296. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4619.2.5 Paywall. Reference page.
Pallas, P.S. 1771. Reise durch verschiedene Provinzen des russischen Reichs. Erster Theil. Pp. [1–12], 1–504, Tab. I–XI [= 1–11], Tab. A–L. St. Petersburg. Kayserliche Academie der Wissenschaften. (Online) Reference page.
Redtenbacher, L. 1847–1849. Fauna Austriaca. Die Käfer. Nach der analytischen Methode. Wien: Carl Gerold, xxvii + 883 pp., 2 pls. BHL. DOI: 10.5962/bhl.title.37851 Open access. Reference page.

Additional references

Ge, S.-Q., Daccordi, M., Wang, S.-Y. & Yang, X.-K. 2009. Study of the Genus Entomoscelis Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Chrysomelinae) from China. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 111(2): 410–425. DOI: 10.4289/0013-8797-111.2.410 Paywall. Reference page.
Kippenberg, H. 2010. Subfamily Chrysomelinae Latreille, 1802. Pp. 390–443. In: Löbl, I. & Smetana, A. (eds.) Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera. Volume 6. Chrysomeloidea. Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark. 924 pp. ISBN 978-87-88757-84-2. Google Books. Reference page.


Zoological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Entomoscelis adonidis Pall. (Chrysomelidae) - atlas of beetles of Russia (photo by K.V. Makarov)

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